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Q.Growing Potatoes

Finnyshadow added on May 17, 2011 | Answered

I’m growing potatoes in a bin and they have reached the top of the bin. What I would like to know is if I built it higher, would you get more potatoes if the plants grow taller?

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Answered on May 19, 2011

Yes, you will. It is a common practice to build up soil around a potato plant as it grows.

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